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How much does sorting increase inequality?

Michael Kremer

How much does sorting increase inequality?

by Michael Kremer

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic neighborhoods -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Equality -- Economic aspects -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Kremer.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 5566, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 5566.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22413240M

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How Much Does Sorting Increase Inequality. Michael Kremer. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in May NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth Social commentators from William Julius Wilson to Charles Murray have argued that increased sorting of people into internally homogeneous" neighborhoods,schools, and marriages is spurring long-run inequality.

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Social commentators from William Julius Wilson to Charles Murray have argued that increased sorting of people into internally homogeneous" neighborhoods,schools, and marriages is spurring long-run inequality. Cali- bration of a formal model suggests that these fears are misplaced.

In order to increase the steady-state standard deviation of education by one percent, the. Social commentators from William Julius Wilson to Charles Murray have argued that increased sorting people into internally homogeneous neighborhoods, schools, and marriages is spurring long- run inequality.

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Inequalities in children's learning are widely recognized to arise from variations in both household- and school-related factors. While few studies have considered the role of sorting between schools and households, even fewer have quantified how much sorting contributes to educational inequalities in low- and middle-income : Paul Anand, Jere R.

Behrman, Hai-Anh H. Dang, Sam Jones. Downloadable (with restrictions). Many social commentators have raised concerns over the possibility that increased sorting in a society can lead to greater inequality. To investigate this we construct a dynamic model of intergenerational education acquisition, fertility, and marital sorting and parameterize the steady state to match several basic empirical findings.

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NBER Working Paper No. Issued in January NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth, Labor Studies Many social commentators have raised concerns over the possibility that increased sorting in a society can lead to greater inequality. The whys of increasing inequality: A graphical portrait.

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Astra Taylor, author of The People's Platform: "The single Cited by: Sorting And Long-Run Inequality. Book. Full-text available. Jan ; and Fernandez and Rogerson () argued that sorting would increase inequality, while Kremer () concluded that.

Sorting and inequality in Canadian schools Article in Journal of Public Economics 91() February with 33 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Inequality is bad. Wait, not the book, but the fact that some have much more than others and that it is truly impossible to justify that in terms of hard work - whatever that means.

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